LAHORE - Farhan Altaf, Bilal Soomro, Vinod Das and Ibrahim Iltafat advanced to the next round of the 10th Essa Lab National Tennis Championship 2021 after winning their respective matches.
According to M Khalid Rehmani, in the men’s singles first round, Muhammad Bilal beat Arshad Shahid 6-2, 6-0. In the men’s singles second round, Farhan Altaf beat Adnan Khan 6-2, 6-1, Bilal Soomro beat Murad 6-3, 4-6, 10-7, Vinod Das beat Shahab 6-1, 4-6, 13-11, Ibrahim Iltafat beat Asaad Ahmed. In the U-16 singles quarterfinals, Nadir Mirza beat Hasnain Khurram 6-1, 6-0. In the U-14 singles first round, Hazik Arijo (Hyd) beat Nibras Malik 4-0, 4-1, Kaamil Sayed beat M Bilal Siddiq 4-0, 4-2. In the U-14 singles second round, Ahsan Ahmed beat Kamil Sayed 4-0, 4-0, Abdullah Razziq beat Faiz Ilyas 4-0, 1-4, 4-1. In the U-12 singles second round, Ruhab Faisal beat Emre Shazim 4-0, 4-1, Sameer Zaman beat Fiaz Ilyas 4-2, 4-1. In the girls U-14 singles round robin, Inaya Saeed beat Ariana Rizwan 4-0, 4-0. In the girls U-18 quarterfinals, Zanib Ali beat Versha Das 6-0, 6-2. In the girls U-18 singles semifinals, Natalia beat Daliah Shazim 6-1, 6-1. At least 12 inmates escape from judicial lockup in Lahore